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This week we will have a look at a pheasant which frequents my garden. He is very tame and will eat off my hand.He comes to the door ,give
these shots were taken on a snowy day within a very short space of time.s a shout,rings the door bell and pops in for a cup of tea.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:23 Jan 2013 - 10:08 AM
Focal Length:400mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:+2/3
ISO:1000
Exposure Mode:Shutter speed priority AE
Metering Mode:Partial
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:As Shot
Title:Cold
Username:danbrann danbrann
Uploaded:4 Feb 2013 - 9:16 AM
Tags:Friendly bird, Garden, Pheasant, Snow, Wildlife / nature
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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43242 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom103 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 9:19 AM

A superbly composed and exposed photograph of this rather chilly snow and wind swept Pheasant, with wonderful detail and clarity.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Last Modified By NDODS at 4 Feb 2013 - 9:19 AM

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longhoss
longhoss e2 Member 4longhoss vcard United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 - 9:22 AM

Superb image , great detail and composition
looks like he has had a rough winter or have you plucked his tail feathers for your hat
Glyn

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 9:23 AM

I am a bit suspicious about that falling snow but nevertheless it is a most pleasing atmospheric capture.

Albert

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 9:31 AM

I thought he was curled into a ball and was jumping around to keep warm - [ note to self - too much imagination - get real - he's only rung the bell and come round for a cup of tea WinkWinkWink]
Well captured - the snow makes his colours really stand out SmileSmile
Helen

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brian17302
brian17302 e2 Member 2brian17302 vcard United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 9:34 AM

Great photo in the winter scene

Regards Brian

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bcawood
bcawood  2 South Africa
4 Feb 2013 - 9:50 AM

A beautiful image, well done Smile

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JohnChambersPhotography

Great capture the snow really adds to the image, good colours very effective winters scene.

John

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richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5259 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 10:13 AM

Snow and different posture make this shot a great image!!

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 10:20 AM

A most colourful visitor to your garden, Danny, captured here in the snowy conditions.
Ronnie.

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 10:39 AM

wonderful timing and detail danny belting colours and pose a cracker nice one Wink
andy

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Briwooly
Briwooly  8452 forum posts England5 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 10:56 AM

Nice one Dan Wink Grin

Brian..................

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franken
franken e2 Member 123127 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 11:24 AM

Brilliant image Dan! Grin

Ken

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7435 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1022 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 11:38 AM

Thanks for the laugh, I needed it. A very personal, individual image.
Moira

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41050 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England136 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 12:30 PM

He's adopted a wonderful pose for you Danny, and a lovely image in the snow.

Dave

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 1:29 PM

Aren't you the lucky fellow! Having a pheasant friend who pops in for tea and poses for you.......Sandy

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8283 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 1:34 PM

What a great visitor to have come knocking at your door and you have a splendid pictureSmile

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leontari
leontari e2 Member 1leontari vcard Greece
4 Feb 2013 - 3:36 PM

A superb shot, lovely colours and the snow adds to the image
Effrossini

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paulb20
paulb20 e2 Member 7paulb20 vcard United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 - 4:34 PM

Excellent capture Dan, all the more interesting with the falling snow.
Paul

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 4:45 PM

He needs a wee dram to warm him up.Wink
Joan.

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
4 Feb 2013 - 5:52 PM

Wonderful capture Danny

John

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2184 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Feb 2013 - 7:13 PM

A great winter and colourful imageSmile
NettaSmile

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AnneWorner
AnneWorner e2 Member 6612 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States42 Constructive Critique Points
5 Feb 2013 - 1:50 AM

Usually we see images of dogs in the snow - but this tops those I think. Wonderful winter wildlife scene.

Does it take sugar?

Anne

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mbc2151
mbc2151  4 United States
5 Feb 2013 - 2:19 AM

Fabulous+++

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